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COMMONWEALTH DAY, 8 MARCH 2010

EDM (Early Day Motion) 1010: tabled on 04 March 2010

Tabled in the 2009-10 session.

This motion has been signed by 46 Members. It has not yet had any amendments submitted.

As this motion is using historical data, we may not have the record of the original ordering, in which case signatories are listed alphabetically.

Motion text

That this House proudly joins in celebrating Commonwealth Day 2010; acknowledges the continued successes to emerge out of the network of 54 Commonwealth countries and its two billion citizens of all faiths and ethnicities; particularly notes this year's theme of Science, Technology and Society in recognition of ongoing research across the partnerships that continue to enhance knowledge, understanding and progress in the world; looks forward to working together with all Commonwealth countries in a spirit of co-operation, partnership and understanding towards shared goals in democracy and development; and wishes that the Commonwealth network may long continue.

The first 6 Members who have signed to support the motion are the sponsors. The primary sponsor is generally the person who tabled the motion and has responsibility for it. The date shown is when the Member signed the motion.

In addition to the sponsors, the following Members have signed to support the motion.

Borrow, Mr David S.
Labour
Signed on 8 March 2010
South Ribble
Brake, Tom
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 16 March 2010
Carshalton and Wallington
Caton, Mr Martin
Labour
Signed on 9 March 2010
Gower
Connarty, Michael
Labour
Signed on 10 March 2010
Linlithgow and East Falkirk
Corbyn, Jeremy
Labour
Signed on 10 March 2010
Islington North
Cryer, Mrs Ann
Labour
Signed on 9 March 2010
Keighley
Davidson, Mr Ian
Labour
Signed on 15 March 2010
Glasgow South West
Dean, Mrs Janet
Labour
Signed on 9 March 2010
Burton
Dismore, Mr Andrew
Labour
Signed on 5 March 2010
Hendon
Dodds, Mr Nigel
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 17 March 2010
Belfast North
Donaldson, Jeffrey M.
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 22 March 2010
Lagan Valley
Drew, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 5 March 2010
Stroud
Etherington, Bill
Labour
Signed on 17 March 2010
Sunderland North
George, Andrew
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 5 March 2010
St Ives
Gray, Mr James
Conservative
Signed on 9 March 2010
North Wiltshire
Hamilton, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 15 March 2010
Midlothian
Hancock, Mr Mike
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 9 March 2010
Portsmouth South
Hemming, John
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 11 March 2010
Birmingham, Yardley
Hopkins, Kelvin
Labour
Signed on 8 March 2010
Luton North
Hughes, Simon
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 12 March 2010
North Southwark and Bermondsey
Humble, Mrs Joan
Labour
Signed on 9 March 2010
Blackpool North and Fleetwood
Hunter, Mark
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 10 March 2010
Cheadle
Illsley, Mr Eric
Labour
Signed on 30 March 2010
Barnsley Central
Jenkins, Mr Brian
Labour
Signed on 24 March 2010
Tamworth
Jones, Lynne
Labour
Signed on 10 March 2010
Birmingham, Selly Oak
Keetch, Mr Paul
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 5 March 2010
Hereford
Leech, Mr John
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 10 March 2010
Manchester, Withington
Lepper, David
Labour
Signed on 8 March 2010
Brighton, Pavilion
McCrea, Rev Dr William
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 10 March 2010
South Antrim
McDonnell, John
Labour
Signed on 10 March 2010
Hayes and Harlington
Meale, Mr Alan
Labour
Signed on 8 March 2010
Mansfield
Pelling, Mr Andrew
Independent
Signed on 7 April 2010
Croydon Central
Prentice, Mr Gordon
Labour
Signed on 9 March 2010
Pendle
Simpson, Alan
Labour
Signed on 9 March 2010
Nottingham South
Simpson, David
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 10 March 2010
Upper Bann
Vaz, Keith
Labour
Signed on 9 March 2010
Leicester East
Vis, Dr Rudi
Labour
Signed on 8 March 2010
Finchley and Golders Green
Wareing, Mr Robert N.
Independent
Signed on 8 March 2010
Liverpool, West Derby
Williams, Mrs Betty
Labour
Signed on 15 March 2010
Conwy
Williams, Mark
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 10 March 2010
Ceredigion

There are no withdrawn signatures for this motion.